LINGUIST List 9.1328

Fri Sep 25 1998

Jobs: Germanic Ling, General Ling, Hispanic Ling

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  1. Frans Plank, Professor in German Linguistics
  2. Shepard, Alan, Professor of English/General Linguistics
  3. Carol A. Klee, Positions in Hispanic Linguistics

Message 1: Professor in German Linguistics

Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 13:59:23 +0200
From: Frans Plank <Frans.Plankuni-konstanz.de>
Subject: Professor in German Linguistics

In der Philosophischen Fakultaet/Fachgruppe Sprachwissenschaft ist die

C 4-Professur fuer Germanistische Sprachwissenschaft

zu besetzen.

Von den Bewerberinnen und Bewerbern wird erwartet, dass sie das Fach in
Forschung und Lehre (Staatsexamensstudiengang Deutsch und
Magisterstudiengang Sprachwissenschaft mit germanistischem Schwerpunkt) in
seiner ganzen Breite einschliesslich der Sprachgeschichte vertreten und in
mindestens einem systematischen Gebiet der Sprachwissenschaft ausgewiesen
sind. Sie sollen bereit sein, im Sonderforschungsbereich "Entwicklung und
Variation im Lexikon" mitzuarbeiten. Habilitation oder
habilitationsaequivalente Leistungen werden vorausgesetzt.

Die Universitaet bemueht sich um die Beseitigung von Nachteilen, die fuer
Wissenschaftlerinnen im Bereich der Hochschule bestehen. Sie strebt die
Erhoehung des Anteils der Frauen in Forschung und Lehre an und begruesst
deshalb die Bewerbung von Frauen.

Bewerbungen mit den ueblichenUnterlagen (Lebenslauf, Schriftenverzeichnis,
Verzeichnis der Lehrveranstaltungen, Kopien akademischer Zeugnisse) werden
erbeten bis zum 23. Oktober 1998 an den Dekan der Philosophischen Fakultaet
der Universitaet Konstanz, Fach D 8, 78457 Konstanz, Deutschland.

Schwerbehinderte werden bei entsprechender Eignung vorrangig eingestellt
(Schwerbehindertenvertreter Tel. +49-07531-883725).
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Message 2: Professor of English/General Linguistics

Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 11:13:07 -0500
From: Shepard, Alan <A.Shepardtcu.edu>
Subject: Professor of English/General Linguistics

Instructor of English, with specialty in general linguistics.
Appointment to begin August 1999; preference given to those with PhD by
that date. Non-tenure-track appointment, renewable. Teaching load 4
courses per semester. The successful candidate will teach principally a
mix of undergraduate courses in composition and language study;
occasional undergraduate courses in literature a possibility. Training
and experience in teaching writing required. Salary competitive.
Interviews at MLA. TCU is an EEO/AA employer.

Information on the Department is at <www.eng.tcu.edu/eng>.

To apply, send letter and c.v., post-marked by Nov. 6th , to:
Alan Shepard, Chair,
Department of English
TCU Box 297270
Fort Worth, TX 76129
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Message 3: Positions in Hispanic Linguistics

Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 14:04:25 -0500
From: Carol A. Klee <Carol.A.Klee-1tc.umn.edu>
Subject: Positions in Hispanic Linguistics

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS
DEPARTMENT OF SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA

I. The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of
Minnesota-Twin Cities invites applications for one or more tenure track
Assistant Professors. These full-time nine-month positions will begin fall
semester 1999. Salary competitive and commensurate with experience.
Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to pursue a rigorous
program of research, engage in outstanding teaching, advise graduate and
undergraduate students, and engage in service. Near-native fluency in
English as well as in Spanish and/or Portuguese is required. A Ph.D. or
foreign equivalent in Spanish and/or Portuguese or a related field is
required by the appointment start date. Field is open [and includes Hispanic 
linguistics].

Applicants should send a letter of application and curriculum vitae to: Chair of
the Search Committee, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of 
Minnesota-Twin Cities, 34 Folwell Hall, 9 Pleasant St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 
55455.

After preliminary consideration is completed, additional information will
be requested from candidates to be considered further. Applications must be
postmarked no later than November 6, 1998. Those postmarked after that date
will not be accepted.

II.The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Minnesota seeks
a Director of Language Programs. The rank will be at tenure-track Assistant 
Professor or tenured Associate Professor, depending upon qualifications and 
experience, and consistent with existing collegiate and university policy. 
Salary competitive and commensurate with experience. This full-time nine-month
position will begin fall semester 1999. In addition to expertise in program
administration, TA training, and proficiency testing, the successful
candidate will demonstrate the ability to pursue a rigorous program of
research in Hispanic linguistics, engage in outstanding teaching, advise
graduate and undergraduate students, and engage in service. A Ph.D. or
foreign equivalent is required by the appointment start date. Near-native
fluency in Spanish and English is required.

Application must include a letter of application, complete curriculum
vitae, a writing sample, and at least three letters of reference. Send
applications to:

Professor Carol A. Klee, Chair,
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
34 Folwell Hall, 9 Pleasant St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

For full consideration, applications must be postmarked no later than
Friday, November 6, 1998. Applications will be accepted until the position
is filled.

The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons
shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without
regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital
status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual
orientation.



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Prof. Carol A. Klee, Associate Professor and Chair, Dept. of Spanish and 
Portuguese, U of Minn, 34 Folwell Hall, 9 Pleasant St. SE, Mpls, MN 55455
tel (612) 625-9521, fax (612) 625-3549
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